Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Thursday. A full Sports Digest will be sent about 3 p.m. EST:
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The veteran quarterback ran up the sideline back in his own territory, took a hard shot from the linebacker and went down.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers are looking forward to matching up with Tom Brady and the prolific offense of the New England Patriots on Sunday night.